Title Balaji-Venkateshwara: Lord of Tirumala-Tirupati: An Introduction
Book Condition New
Size 23 x 29 Cm
Publisher Mumbai, India Vakils, Feffer and Simons Ltd
8187111461 / 9788187111467
Seller ID 017219
Lakshmi, the goddess of material abundance, affluence, authority and auspiciousness, is the most popular goddess of the Hindu pantheon. An understanding of her helps one appreciate the Hindu attitude towards wealth and power. This book brings together:Stories of the goddess compiled from Vedas, Puranas, Tantras and folk narrativesOver 200 images from different parts of India, from different times, each in a different styleSymbols associated with fertility that are an integral part of Lakshmi worship Explanation of her attributes and her enigmatic association with demons and the nether regionsDescription of rituals, temples, and festivals dedicated to herePhilosophical and metaphysical thoughts that make her worship significant even in modern times108 names of the goddess that hold the promise of material fulfillmentText and simple translation of Kanakadhara (inflowing gold) Stotra of Adi Shankaracharya. Printed Pages: 118.
Indian Gods Balaji Venkateshwara Venkateswara Tirumala Tirupati